Legal Advice for “Settlement Agreement” — 185 results
Written by attorney Mark Breneman, about 4 years ago.
Prenuptual agreements (commonly called "prenups") are most commonly created in situations where one person has considerable assets or earning capacity, or owns a business and is marrying... more
Written by attorney Jeffrey Blackwell, about 1 year ago.
I often read the entries on a blog titled Plaintiff Trial Lawyer Tips. An entry on this blog titled Secrecy in Settlement Negotiations by Paul Luvera discusses a significant issue... more
Written by attorney Timothy Young, over 1 year ago.
The worry over an unfair settlement is common for those filing a Jones Act claim. According to The Law Dictionary, only five percent of personal injury cases go to court. This means that... more
Written by attorney Sreenivasarao Vepachedu, over 1 year ago.
REVERSE PAYMENT SETTLEMENT AGREEMENTS (PAY FOR DELAY)
The Drug Price Competition and Patent Term Restoration Act of 1984, also known as the Hatch-Waxman Act, was designed to promote cheap... more
Written by attorney Dustin Butler, almost 2 years ago.
In todays economy parties to a divorce often agree to sell the marital home in their marital settlement agreements. Often the sale of the marital home takes considerable time following... more
Written by attorney Matthew Smith, 10 months ago.
If you're thinking clearly during your divorce, your first goal should always be to reach an amicable and fair settlement with your spouse, if at all possible. Here are some helpful... more
Written by attorney Helen Glass, 8 months ago.
This guide will explain what a Matrimonial Early Settlement Panel is, who the panelists are, how to prepare, and what to expect. What is a MESP A MESP or Matrimonial Early Settlement Panel... more
Written by attorney Dustin Butler, about 1 year ago.
A common clause in marital settlement agreements provides for prevailing party attorneys fees and costs in case of a default which must be enforced by one party. The question then turns on... more
Written by attorney Steven R Smucker, over 5 years ago.
Q: What other costs will there be in addition to the attorney fees? A: In addition to attorney fees, all attorneys offering contingent fee agreements, by Oregon State Bar rule, must make... more
Written by attorney Lisa Ruggieri, 11 months ago.
Deciding to divorce a partner that was once thought to be a lifelong companion is never an easy decision. Even the most amicable of divorces are likely filled with emotions. However, the... more